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Education options for Wallan

By Steph McNicol THE collaboration between GOTAFE and La Trobe University was celebrated at the official opening of the new Wallan campus for tertiary learning and re-training on Wednesday. Minister for Training, Skills and Higher Education...

Assumption college overseas trips on hold

By Evelyn Leckie ASSUMPTION College have cancelled their Italian study tour and a staff trip to Timor Leste as a precautionary measure to the coronavirus outbreak. Government health officials have advised anyone who has travelled to...

Bullying culture probed

By Evelyn Leckie -  CITY of Whittlesea councillors used the tabling of a safety and wellbeing report to deliver emotional accounts of bullying, not only within the organisation but amongst councillors. Councillors at last week’s meeting...

International school officially opens year

The Kilmore International School recognised the achievements of students and staff and its annual Commencement and Prizegiving Ceremony on Wednesday night. A large crowd of dignitaries, parents, caregivers and community members attended the event at...

Study options open

TAFE courses in business, health and community services, hair and beauty and tourism will be study options available in Wallan for the first time this year. The Wallan GOTAFE campus announced its course list last...

New bus for Beveridge school campuses

A free bus service will allow eligible students to travel to and from school, and between Beveridge Primary School’s two campuses next year. The new Beveridge’s Primary School campus, which will accommodate grades three to...

Secondary teacher awarded

WALLAN Secondary College drama teacher Sian Clarke was awarded earlier this month for her passion teaching students at the school. Ms Clarke received the Rob Galbraith Award for ‘Most Outstanding Contribution to Drama’ award after...

Policing excellence recognised

YOUTH Specialist Engagement Officer of Wallan Police Station Senior Constable Ryan Coleman was awarded for his outstanding efforts with the youth in the South Mitchell District. As part of its community service program, the Rotary...

Education hub for Wallan

A TAFE and university campus will open in Wallan next year – the first time that tertiary education will be offered in the Mitchell Shire. The new combined GOTAFE and LaTrobe University campus will open...

United against violence

A historic walk to highlight Mitchell shire’s united stance against violence will close Kilmore’s main street for the first ever Community Walk to End Violence on Friday. The walk is the centrepiece of Mitchell's 16...